Author: Vivian Carpenter id# 978-0692364536, Adult Non-Fiction
Vivian L. Carpenter is a writer, motivational speaker, and teacher. She holds three degrees from the University of Michigan: a BSE in industrial engineering and operations research, an MBA and a Ph.D. in business administration. As an academic, she has won several awards and grants for her scholarly work in institutional theory from the National Science Foundation, Governmental Accounting Standards Board, Kellogg Foundation and Ford Foundation.As a business professional, she served as a Deputy State Treasurer of the State of Michigan, Director of Academic Programs at Florida A & M University’s School of Business & Industry (SBI) and Chairperson of the Board of MotorCity Casino in Detroit, Michigan.She lives in Tallahassee, Florida and Birmingham, Michigan.
Find her and her blog at http://viviancarpenter.com/blog/.